Christmas in Kailua-Kona


A keiki riding with the National Federation of the Blind waves to the crowd at the 2012 Kona Christmas Parade on Saturday

Frosty the Snowman waves to the crowd from the back of the HELCO Toys for Tots Train at the Kona Christmas Parade Saturday evening

Always a crowd pleaser, the HELCO Toys for Tots Train makes its way down Kuakini Hwy at the Kona Christmas Parade Saturday evening

Santa waves to the crowd from his sleigh at the 2012 Kona Christmas Parade Saturday evening

Members of Halau Kala’akeakauikawekiu dance for the crowd at the 2012 Kona Christmas Parade Saturday evening

Dancers from Ka Makani O Ka Moku’Aina Hula Studio entertain the crowd at the Kona Christmas Parade Saturday evening

A keiki gets into the Christmas spirit dressed as Rudolph at the 2012 Kona Christmas Parade on Saturday

Members of the Kahakai Elementary School Ukulele Club perform for the crowd at the Kona Christmas Parade Saturday

Laura Shimabuku | Special to WHT